Kailen Sheridan

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Jersey Number:
July 16, 1995
Pickering, Ontario, Canada
Clemson University
Last Club:
NY/NJ Gotham FC
How Acquired:
Acquired via trade with NY/NJ Gotham FC on Dec. 4, 2021

Professional: Sheridan was selected as the 23rd pick by Sky Blue FC during the 2017 NWSL College Draft. She was named an allocated player by Canada Soccer later that year. Sheridan played for Sky Blue FC for 5 seasons and was a finalist for NWSL Goalkeeper of the Year in 2019 and 2021.

International: Sheridan has represented Canada on the senior national team as well as numerous youth national teams including the U-17, U-20 and U-23 teams. She made her debut for the senior national team in March 2016 at the 2016 Algarve Cup.[11] Sheridan was an alternate at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. Sheridan was called up for the 2017 Algarve Cup. Sheridan was added to the roster for the 2018 CONCACAF Women’s Championship. On May 25, 2019, she was named to the roster for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. On August 6, 2021, she won the Olympic Gold Medal in the 2020 Summer Olympicswith Canada.

College: In her 76 appearances for the Clemson Tigers, Sheridan recorded 229 saves and 28 shut-outs. Sheridan was named to the All-ACC first team in both 2014 and 2015. Her freshman season, Sheridan was named to Soccer America’s All-Freshman Second Team, an All-ACC Third Team selection, a member of the ACC All-Freshman Team, and was named to’s Freshmen’s Best XI First Team. Her sophomore year, she was named NSCAA All-Southeast Region First Team, First Team All-ACC (First Clemson player to be named First Team All-Conference since 2007) and was named to the College Sports Madness All-ACC Second Team. In her final season as a Tiger, she was named to the NSCAA All-American Third Team, and named First Team All-ACC.

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